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Glass Turn-in Center Opens Here Sept.1

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Those old gtáss bottles can be turned into the new Glass Collection Center beginning Sept. 1. The center will be located at the Ann Arbor Construction Co. on Felch St. Collection hours will be bctween 9 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. A half cent will be paid for each pound of glass turned in. The center is part of the Enact Ecology Program in cooperation with the Ilinois Glass Co. Owens-Illinois is one of the largest glass ducts manufacturers in the country. The firm will use the glass collected in a recycling process to make new bottles f out of the old ones. The bottles will be recycled at the firm's Charlotte, Mich., factory. Any kind of glass container may be turned in at the center. All glass containers of the same color must be put in separate groups, and they must be clean. Labels need not be removed.


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